Walter had been a longtime resident of Texas, where he was employed for 37 years as a truck driver for North American Van Lines. After moving to Elyria, he worked at Ridge Tool Company and Elyria Plastic Products. He was a member of Elyria Eagles Club and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Walter is survived by a son, Robert Brink of Valdosta, Georgia; daughter, Lori Zold of Portland, Oregon; five grandchildren; and a sister, Perney Tompkins of Elyria.
He was preceded in death by wives, Shirley and Joy; sisters, Josephine Skaggs, Martha and Bertha Brink; brothers, Robert and Clair Brink; and parents, Walter and Alice Brink.